The authoritative guide to JMS for enterprise developers. JMS API is gaining important popularity for Enterprise applications and there is no adequate documentation for JMS for the J2EE platform. This book covers not only the concepts, but also present simple examples to explain the concepts and real sample applications to show how to use those concepts and techniques.
J2EE is commonly used for enterprise applications. The Java(tm) Message Service (JMS) API has been developed by Sun working in close cooperation with the leading enterprise messaging vendors. Enterprise messaging is now recognized as an essential tool for building enterprise applications. By combining Java technology with enterprise messaging, the JMS API provides a new, powerful tool for solving enterprise computing problems. Enterprise messaging provides a reliable, flexible service for the asynchronous exchange of critical business data and events throughout an enterprise. The JMS API adds to this a common API and provider framework that enables the development of portable, message based applications in the Java programming language.